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1956 Tennessee Volunteers Schedule and Results

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (4th of 111) ▪ Rank: 2nd in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bowden Wyatt (10-1)

PS/G: 25.0 (13th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 8.0 (9th of 111)
SRS: 23.26 (2nd of 111) ▪ SOS: 6.89 (33rd of 111)

Bowl Game: Lost Sugar Bowl 13-7 versus Baylor

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 Final
12   9 6 7 4 3 3 1 2 2 2

11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 29, 1956 Sat Tennessee @ Auburn SEC W 35 7 1 0 0 W 1 Birmingham, AL
2 Oct 6, 1956 Sat (9) Tennessee @ Duke ACC W 33 20 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 13, 1956 Sat (6) Tennessee Chattanooga Non-Major W 42 20 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 20, 1956 Sat (7) Tennessee Alabama SEC W 24 0 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 27, 1956 Sat (4) Tennessee Maryland ACC W 34 7 5 0 0 W 5
6 Nov 3, 1956 Sat (3) Tennessee North Carolina ACC W 20 0 6 0 0 W 6
7 Nov 10, 1956 Sat (3) Tennessee @ (2) Georgia Tech SEC W 6 0 7 0 0 W 7
8 Nov 17, 1956 Sat (1) Tennessee (19) Mississippi SEC W 27 7 8 0 0 W 8
9 Nov 24, 1956 Sat (2) Tennessee Kentucky SEC W 20 7 9 0 0 W 9
10 Dec 1, 1956 Sat (2) Tennessee @ Vanderbilt SEC W 27 7 10 0 0 W 10
11 Jan 1, 1957 Tue (2) Tennessee N (15) Baylor SWC L 7 13 10 1 0 L 1 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)